After your permit verification at Bhalukpong you are allowed to visit Arunachal Pradesh, after crossing the check post you will reach to Tipi or Tippi through 6 km uphill road. There is an Orchid Research Center, which located on west bank of river Kemeng and spread over 10 hectares of flat land. Different types of orchids (over 50,600 species), Museum, herbarium, butterflies and garden will definitely steal your heart and soul, an entire day can be spend on this research center. The main attraction of the center is its fiber proof glass house that has around 1000 beautiful exotic orchids in pots and hanging baskets.

The Orchid Research Centre (formerly known as 'Tipi Orchid Station') was established in the year 1972 by the Department of Environment and Forests of Arunachal Pradesh. At present it is under the Orchid ology Division of State Forest Research Institute with headquarters at the state capital Itanagar.

The Orchid Centre, Tipi has a rich orchid germplasm consisting of about 200 tropical species and about 50 hybrids; about 100 subtropical species at Sessa and about 80 temperate species at Dirang.

The orchid germplasm has been the source material for the various research works being carried out at the Centre. It is also creating awareness among the local tribal people and outside tourists regarding orchid conservation, cultivation and propagation.

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Accommodation in Tipi

Circuit House (by P.W.D) is best accommodation option to visit Tipi or Tippi.

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How to Reach Tipi

Tipi or Tippi is easily assessable from Bhalukpong

Best Season to Visit Tipi

Tipi or Tippi Valley can be visited throughout the year, bust April to October is best season to visit.

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